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Marc Andreessen on Finance: ‘We Can Reinvent the Entire Thing’

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Twitter. Facebook. AirBnB. Marc Andreessen, co-founder of the $4.2 billion venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, has backed them all — along with dozens of others. His latest project? Upending finance.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-10-07/andreessen-on-finance-we-can-reinvent-the-entire-thing-.html

Ketogenic diet aids weight loss, Alzheimer’s, epilepsy, MS and starves cancer

The low carb, high-fat ketogenic diet has been shown to accelerate weight loss, enhance performance for endurance athletes and manage diseases such as epilepsy, Alzheimer’s, multiple sclerosis and cancer.

http://www.examiner.com/article/ketogenic-diet-aids-weight-loss-alzheimer-s-ms-and-starves-cancer-say-experts

Why China will leapfrog the world in Internet of Things

The U.S. led the world in the PC revolution. Europe was where cell phones took off. So where will the wellspring of innovation and customer adoption take place for the Internet of Things? With its recent IPO, Alibaba is a ramping up a strategy for the Internet of Things.

http://venturebeat.com/2014/10/04/why-china-will-leapfrog-the-world-in-internet-of-things/